PM prepares for G20 summit

Jinping welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel as leaders arrive for a group

Jinping welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel as leaders arrive for a group

President Trump will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel this week, ahead of the G20 summit in Hamburg.

Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a video address Sunday that she wants discussion among leaders to include issues such as sustainable development, labor rights and environmental protection.

Chinese state media said Xi told also Trump "negative factors" have affected U.S.

Since 1979, the United States has recognized China's official position that Taiwan is part of China.

Fiery plane crash on Interstate 405 near John Wayne Airport
In the aftermath of the crash, the airfield was closed to arrivals, but arrivals were resumed about 45 minutes afterward. The man told KABC that the impact spun the vehicle around and that he saw flames all around.

A fractious first North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit with Trump also left European allies wondering where the military alliance goes next.

"That's why we must all take action together quickly", he wrote.

'Spoke yesterday with the King of Saudi Arabia about peace in the Middle-East.

Trump "reiterated the importance of stopping terrorist financing and discrediting extremist ideology", the White House said, and also "underscored that unity in the region is critical" to combating terrorism.

French polls predict Macron's party will secure large majority
According to the Guardian , Macron's new Centrist Party consists of half-unknown candidates. Voter turnout was projected to be a record low at about 42 percent .

Germany has raised the issue before, citing overcapacity in China as a particular concern, and said it wanted the Group of 20 industrialized and developing nations to work together on it.

Earlier in the weekend, Mr. Trump had called Chinese President Xi Jinping, and "reiterated his determination to seek more balanced trade relations with America's trading partners", the White House said.

The two-day meeting is of particular significance as the U.S. President Donald Trump will not only make his debut at his first meeting, he is also set to meet numerous world leaders for the first time at the G20.

In the age of Trump, the more Merkel stands up to other world leaders, the more German voters seem to support her.

AP analysis shows more unopposed Missouri races, GOP edge
Roughly 20 percent of seats up for election had just one major party candidate - seven for Republicans and six for Democrats. And that lack of competition in the fall pushes policy further off center, GiaQuinta argues, no matter which party benefits.

The gathering outside city hall took place in parallel with protests by canoeists on the nearby river Alster, while in the port of Hamburg, Greenpeace staged a climate demonstration near a ship laden with coal.

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